Cataclysm Arcane Mage - Tier 12 Best in Slot - ilvl 378 - PVE Gear

This list is designed as a guide to the best in slot ilvl 378 Tier 12 raid gear for a 34/4/3 specced Arcane mage in Cataclysm, all suitable items obtained from Quartermasters or raids with a minimum ilvl of 378 have been included.

All gear setups, enchants and gems have been optimized with Rawr for the highest possible DPS rating.

Firehawk Hood
Valor Quartermaster
Stormwind/Orgrimmar
Haste rating: 228
Mastery rating: 253
Reforge 101 Mastery -> Hit
Flowform Choker
Majordomo Staghelm
Firelands
Haste rating: 143
Mastery rating: 115
Reforge 46 Mastery -> Hit
Firehawk Mantle
Valor Quartermaster
Stormwind/Orgrimmar
Crit rating: 201
Haste rating: 183
Reforge 80 Crit -> Hit
Rippling Flamewrath Drape
Naresir Stormfury - Firelands, Mount Hyjal
Avengers of Hyjal Quartmaster
Hit rating: 133
Haste rating: 162
Firehawk Robes
Valor Quatermaster
Stormwind/Orgrimmar
Haste rating: 274
Hit rating: 222
Emberflame Bracers
Valor Quatermaster
Stormwind/Orgrimmar
Hit rating: 148
Mastery rating: 154
Reforge 61 Mastery -> Haste
Don Tayo's Inferno Mittens
BOE Crafted
Tailoring
Hit rating: 182
Crit rating: 202
Reforge 80 Crit -> Haste
Mastery rating: 182
Haste rating: 214
Reforge 72 Mastery -> Hit
Firehawk Leggings
Occu'thar
Baradin Hold
Crit rating: 267
Mastery rating: 237
Reforge 106 Crit -> Haste
Boots of the Black Flame
BOE Crafted
Tailoring
Hit rating: 197
Crit rating: 187
Reforge 74 Crit -> Haste
Crystal Prison Band
Shannox
Firelands
Mastery rating: 162
Crit rating: 133
Reforge 53 Crit -> Hit
Crystalline Brimstone Ring
Valor Quatermaster
Stormwind/Orgrimmar
Hit rating: 162
Mastery rating: 133
Reforge 53 Mastery > Haste
Rune of Zeth
Valorous Quartermaster
Stormwind/Orgrimmar
Equip: Crit rating: 383
Use: 1277 Int/15secs
Reforge 153 Crit -> Haste
Darkmoon Card: Volcano
Darkmoon Volcanic Deck
Darkmoon Faire
Equip: Mastery rating: 321
Equip: 1600 Int/12sec
Reforge 128 Mastery -> Hit
Funeral Pyre
Beth'tilac
Blackwing Descent
Mastery rating: 225
Crit rating: 288
Reforge 115 Crit -> Hit
Trail of Embers
Valorous Quartermaster
Stormwind/Orgrimmar
Hit rating: 79
Haste rating: 89
Spec 
Arcane34/4/3
Gems 
Meta:1 x Burning Shadowspirit Diamond

All gear setups, enchants and gems have been optimized with Rawr for the highest possible DPS rating.